Day: October 2, 2015

Mobilink optimizes MobiLocator service

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink has recently patched up its area based service, MobiLocator to support its clients. This service furnishes clients with the capacity to locate their present area and area of their enrolled loved ones individuals. The service has a planned SMS ready alternative, which empowers the clients to track and record the area of their relatives after pre-set time interims. Interestingly, this service likewise permits clients to discover the area of closest eateries/…Read More

EatOye set to launch Crore Week

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT ISB: EatOye is all set to launch Crore Week’. The company sources tagline says, Lock down your kitchens and wrap up those utensils before the onset of new week to get prepared for a seven days anti-cooking mayhem with EatOye’. The event is going to start on October 5, 2015. EatOye's Crore Week 6 has been presented keeping accord with the same vibes to spoil you with a little love from food, offered by some of your most cherished restaurants all through the nation. …Read More

| Crore | EatOye | launch | set | week

CERN membership has given huge flutter to Pakistan: PAEC Chief

| | No Comments

article image By Ahsan Jamil PAKISTAN`S INCLUSION in European Organization for Nuclear Research CERN as associate member gave it an unshakable standing amongst global community and it will help louden its say’ whose reverb will be felt across the globe now. An attestation of this was observed when Chairman Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) become first-ever head of PAEC to address CERN Council in Geneva’, the dignified gathering of global scientific fraternity since Pakistan…Read More

Comsats holds joint workshop on cyber security

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A joint workshop on cyber security was held in COMSATS to address the information and internet security issues by engaging experts and policy makers on one platform. The purpose of the workshop was to surface cooperation amongst developing countries to identify the loopholes in the cyber security perspective and jointly find out the solutions. Senior official from COMSATS said during the inaugural session of workshop, "This workshop gives opportunity to…Read More

HEC, EU held dialogue to improve research in Pakistan

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Higher education Commission (HEC) and European Union (EU) will recognize particular regions of common enthusiasm for expanding cooperation among the educated community and analysts through joint effort in higher education. This was talked about in a meeting between HEC Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmad and an EU delegation, led by the development adviser in Pakistan Luigi Brogi. The Chairman HEC shared contributions of the commission towards advancement of institutional…Read More

Six Pak HEIs featured in top 800 in global rankings

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The QS global university rankings are out and pleasantly 6 Pakistani universities were featured among the best 800 universities of the world. A tally of 3,551 universities worldwide was considered for evaluation; the finalists included 894 universities with Pakistani top universities ranging to the ranks in between 500 to 800. The universities included National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Islamabad, Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad, Lahore…Read More

Pakistan efforts shine in protecting ozone layer: Speakers

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The ozone layer is a protective shield that protects the earth from harmful Ultra Violet (UV) rays. To highlight the importance of Ozone layer, International Ozone Day’ is celebrated on Sep 16 every year since 1995. The day was organized officially in Pakistan as well and a seminar on International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer under the slogan Ozone - All there is between you and UV’ was organized by Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC). Chairman…Read More

International conference on climate change adaptation held

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT G-B: The three-day international conference on Mountain and Climate Change- Resources, Challenges and Opportunities for Better Life and Livelihoods’ has begun. The main objectives of the conference are to gel up the stakeholders including scientists, academicians, researchers, journalists, civil society, and policy makers etc. to mull for socio-economic change and improving life quality of people living in mountain areas by providing them viable livelihood opportunities…Read More

CIIT and Belarusian varsities sign MoU for S&T cooperation

| | No Comments

STAFF REPORT ISB: COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) and dynamic Belarusian varsities have condensed the mutual deliberation of cooperation in research and development and joint initiatives. According to the reliable sources, a CIIT designation headed by Rector Dr Junaid Zaidi went to Minsk and marked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Belarusian universities.The MoU was marked between the CIIT and top notch Belarusian science and technology organizations and…Read More

PlanX hosts startup mentoring session

| | No Comments

STAFF REPORT LHR: Keeping in mind the end goal to enable the local tech startups to achieve their most extreme potential, PlanX accelerator has proved to be a quickening agent by organizing Startup tutoring session on that means to cover vital part of another endeavor that is How to fund and scale your startup’. The session was facilitated by prestigious Mir Muhammad Ali Khan who is a perceived Speculation Financier, Business visionary and Capital Markets Counselor. He is the person who…Read More